CVE-2018-1000117

2018-03-07T14:29:00
ID CVE-2018-1000117
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2018-03-29T13:25:00

Description

Python Software Foundation CPython version From 3.2 until 3.6.4 on Windows contains a Buffer Overflow vulnerability in os.symlink() function on Windows that can result in Arbitrary code execution, likely escalation of privilege. This attack appears to be exploitable via a python script that creates a symlink with an attacker controlled name or location. This vulnerability appears to have been fixed in 3.7.0 and 3.6.5.